News Brazil: Brazil police formally accuse JBS Batista brothers of insider trading
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil’s federal police on Thursday formally asked prosecutors to bring charges against brothers Wesley and Joesley Batista, the owners of meatpacker JBS SA (JBSS3.SA), for insider trading. The Batista brothers saved as much as 138 ...
News Brazil: BRAZIL: Interest Rate Estimate Cut To 7% Per Year In 2017, 2018 - Central Bank - Markets Insider
BRAZIL: Interest Rate Estimate Cut To 7% Per Year In 2017, 2018 - Central BankMarkets Insider(RTTNews) - The benchmark interest rate in Brazil, known as Selic, is expected to reach 7% by year-end and remain at the same level through 2018, the Brazilian central bank said in its Quarterly Inflation Report. In the previous report, the Brazilian ...and more »
News Brazil: Hong Kong suspects false health certificates used for Brazil meat
BRASILIA/SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Hong Kong authorities on Thursday suspended meat imports from a Brazilian exporter and two producers on suspicions that health certificates had been falsified for 10 shipments of frozen chicken feet and livestock offal.
News Brazil: New Graft Charges Against President Temer Sent to Brazil's Congress - teleSUR English
teleSUR EnglishNew Graft Charges Against President Temer Sent to Brazil's CongressteleSUR English... qualified majority of two-thirds, represented by 342 votes of a possible 513 involved in the plenary. An investigation has also been authorized into other separate allegations of corruption against Temer involving a presidential decree relating to ...and more »
News Brazil: Brazil's minister sees higher revenues from tax renegotiation
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Federal revenues from a tax debt renegotiation program have grown substantially and the plan may come to an end in due time next week if it is not changed in Congress, Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles told journalists on Thursday.
News Brazil: Fire disrupts Vale Fertilizantes plant in Brazil - Reuters
Fire disrupts Vale Fertilizantes plant in BrazilReutersBRASILIA (Reuters) - A fire disrupted operations at a Vale Fertilizantes plant in Brazil's southeastern state of Minas Gerais on Thursday, the company said. The fire occurred at a water cooling tower for a plant producing sulfuric acid in its Uberaba ...and more »
News Brazil: Sam Kerr inspires Matildas to another win over Brazil
Australia strengthened their credentials in Newcastle, while Kerr did her chances no harm of becoming the first Australian to win Womens' Player of the Year by scoring two goals in a 3-2 comeback that left the South American giants seething by full-time.
News Brazil: Brazil's B3 fined 3 bln reais by revenue service over merger - Reuters
Brazil's B3 fined 3 bln reais by revenue service over mergerReutersSAO PAULO, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Brazilian financial exchange operator B3 SA Brasil Bolsa Balcão, Latin America's largest exchange, on Thursday said it was fined 3 billion reais ($956.24 million) by the federal revenue service for its accounting of the ...and more »
News Brazil: Losers Brazil win bad sports award
One lucky supporter might have scored a shirt off Sam Kerr following the Matildas win over Brazil but it appears not everyone is a fan of the star Aussie striker. Kerr, and several other Aussie players, were snubbed by Brazilian defender Rafaelle as they ...
News Brazil: Brazilian mining company VM Holding files for a $100 million IPO In New York and Toronto - Nasdaq
NasdaqBrazilian mining company VM Holding files for a $100 million IPO In New York and TorontoNasdaqVM Holding, a Brazilian-based large-scale, low-cost zinc producer, filed on Thursday with the SEC to raise up to $100 million in a cross-border initial public offering. In conjunction with the offering, VM Holding will be renamed Nexa Resources and be ...and more »
News Brazil: Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come.
Before the Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn pledged to spend $10 billion and create 13,000 jobs in Wisconsin, the company made a similar promise in Brazil. At a news conference in Brazil, Foxconn officials unveiled plans to invest billions of dollars ...
News Brazil: EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil rate future yields fall on rate-cutting bets - Reuters
EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil rate future yields fall on rate-cutting betsReutersSAO PAULO, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Yields paid on Brazilian interest-rate futures fell on Thursday as traders bet the central bank could cut rates below 7 percent after it reduced inflation forecasts for this year and the next. In its quarterly inflation ...and more »
News Brazil: Man City defender Danilo back in Brazil squad but still no place for David Luiz
Juventus winger Douglas Costa is also missing despite head coach Tite bringing in four new faces for the games against Bolivia and Chile Manchester City full-back Danilo is one of four new faces in Tite’s latest Brazil squad that will meet Bolivia and ...
News Brazil: Brazil's JBS owners to be charged with market manipulation - Xinhua
Brazil's JBS owners to be charged with market manipulationXinhuaBRASILIA, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's federal police sent to the prosecutor-general on Thursday its conclusions on the case against Joesley and Wesley Batista, the owners of JBS, the world's largest meatpacking company, who are accused of illicit ...and more »
News Brazil: Brazilian Gold Miners Bragged About Killing Members of an 'Uncontacted' Tribe
Federal authorities in Brazil have launched an investigation after gold miners boasted about killing 10 members of an indigenous tribe in the Amazon last month. "It was crude bar talk," Leila Silvia Burger Sotto-Maior — the coordinator for uncontacted ...
News Brazil: Brazil hydropower dam auction attracts first two bidders - Nasdaq
NasdaqBrazil hydropower dam auction attracts first two biddersNasdaqSAO PAULO, Sept 21 (Reuters) - At least two companies have made an upfront payment to participate in a Brazilian government auction for the operating rights of four hydropower dams seized from Cia Energética de Minas Gerais SA, two people with ...and more »
News Brazil: Brazil's scandalous boom to bust story
Brazil looked like the next great economic growth story a few years ago, right after China. So how did things there get so bad, so fast? Five years ago its economy grew three times faster than the United States. In 2011 its economic size surpassed Great ...
News Brazil: Symbol of Cuban Medical Brigade Wants to Stay in Brazil - Havana Times
Havana TimesSymbol of Cuban Medical Brigade Wants to Stay in BrazilHavana TimesDelgado formed part of the first brigade of Cuban health volunteers who were sent to Brazil to take part in the new health program “Mas Medicos”, which was launched that year by former president Dilma Rousseff with the aim of improving medical ...
News Brazil: Why weeping Brazil fans applauded Germany's team
(CNN)-- It was a beating, a thrashing, a rout, a waxing, a debacle. Sport is well-equipped with words to describe what took place in the semifinal match between Germany and Brazil on Tuesday, but none of them, at least not yet, can capture what really went ...
News Brazil: Brazil police formally accuse JBS Batista brothers of insider trading - TODAYonline (blog)
TODAYonline (blog)Brazil police formally accuse JBS Batista brothers of insider tradingTODAYonline (blog)Brazil's President Michel Temer has been hit with three corruption charges based on the testimony of the Batistas and other JBS executives. Under Brazilian law, a president can only be tried for a crime before the Supreme Court, and only if two-thirds ...and more »